December 2018
 
 
Dec
Nov
2018 YTD
2017 YTD
Monthly Volume
(lots)
CCA
34,565
58,543
565,044
415,901
RGGI
56,688
2,845
213,583
155,877
RECs
29,085
75,211
650,902
565,078
 
 
Dec
Nov
Dec-17
 
Month End Open Interest
(lots)
CCA
128,699
178,825
83,949
 
RGGI
65,583
93,988
38,203
 
RECs
392,465
386,139
290,878
 
 
 
Dec
Nov
2018 YTD
2017 YTD
Monthly Deliveries (lots)
CCA
42,894
4,038
176,553
114,175
RGGI
44,430
25
70,395
68,685
RECs
225
25
126,758
84,275
Carbon In Focus
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RECs In Focus
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Historical Volume & Open Interest
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Highlights
RGGI Auction 42 was held on December 5, 2018 and fully cleared 13.36M allowances at $5.35
Environmental products delivered 97,479 lots in December. Of this, 52,824 lots were CCAs, marking a new delivery record for the North American carbon benchmark commodity
RGGI physically settled 44,430 lots which is the third highest delivery on record behind December 2016 and 2017, which delivered 44,571 lots and 55,032 lots respectively
Overall 2018 delivered volume set an all time record with 373,706 contracts going to delivery surpassing the 2017 record of 267,135 lots
RGGI futures volume in December set a 2018 record trading 56,688 lots, marking the highest monthly volume for RGGI futures since February 2016
Key Dates
Contract Expiry and Deliveries - Option Expiry January 15th , Last Trade Day January 28th and Delivery Day January 31st
For more information
Stephen McComb
stephen.mccomb@theice.com
+1 (312) 836 6727
Mike Kierstead
mike.kierstead@theice.com
+1 (312) 836 6738
 

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